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Garniture

Physical Description:
shell (overall material)
silk thread (overall material)
wire (overall material)
glass (shade material)
velvet (base lining material)
wood (base material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/4 in x 11 1/2 in; 33.655 cm x 29.21 cm
Object Name:
shellwork
Place made; place used:
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Date made:
1850-1900
Credit Line:
Bequest of August Mencken
ID Number:
DL.68.0478
Catalog number:
68.0478
Accession number:
274913
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b1-d4a9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1456812
Online Media:

Garniture

Physical Description:
shell (overall material)
silk thread (overall material)
wire (overall material)
glass (shade material)
wood (base material)
Measurements:
overall: 17 1/2 in x 15 1/4 in; 44.45 cm x 38.735 cm
Object Name:
shellwork
Place made; place used:
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Date made:
1850-1900
Credit Line:
Bequest of August Mencken
ID Number:
DL.68.0477
Catalog number:
68.0477
Accession number:
274913
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-1e9f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_318435
Online Media:

Hand Mirror

Physical Description:
seashell (overall material)
paper (overall material)
composition (adhesive material)
mirrored glass (mirror material)
paperboard (support material)
brass (hanging ring material)
Measurements:
overall: 3/4 in x 10 5/8 in x 4 3/4 in; 1.905 cm x 26.9875 cm x 12.065 cm
Object Name:
mirror, hand
Place made:
United States
Date made:
ca 1890 - 1900
Credit Line:
Gift of Helen Freeman
ID Number:
DL.249973
Catalog number:
249973
Accession number:
48696
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-47cc-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_308005
Online Media:

Box

Physical Description:
seashell (overall material)
paper (exterior and interior covering material)
gold (exterior paper material)
mirrored glass (mirror material)
silk (pincushion covering, ribbon material)
paperboard (support material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 3/4 in x 5 1/8 in x 8 1/2 in; 14.605 cm x 13.0175 cm x 21.59 cm
Object Name:
Box
box
Place made:
United States
Date made:
ca 1893
ID Number:
DL.105053A
Catalog number:
105053A
Accession number:
28022
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-4755-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_310815
Online Media:

Box

Physical Description:
seashell (overall material)
paper (overall material)
gold (overall material)
mirrored glass (mirror material)
velvet, silk (pincushion covering material)
paperboard (support material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 1/4 in x 7 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in; 10.795 cm x 19.05 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
Box
box
Place made:
United States
Date made:
ca 1893
ID Number:
DL.105053B
Catalog number:
105053B
Accession number:
28022
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-47cb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_310816
Online Media:

Shellwork bouquet (coquillage)

Medium:
Shells (coquillage), blown glass, walnut
Type:
ornament
Decorative Arts
Shellwork bouquet (coquillage)
Made in:
England
Date:
ca. 1850
Credit Line:
Gift of Channing Hare
Accession Number:
1971-7-4-a/f
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4eda18b8f-707c-42d6-8a35-c30602351f0c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1971-7-4-a_f

Design for a Ceiling

Medium:
Pen and brown ink with gray wash and traces of black chalk Support: off-white laid paper
Type:
interiors
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
Italy
Date:
18th–19th century
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of various donors
Accession Number:
1901-39-1610
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4b660af4c-1249-40c1-a8ae-3289dedadf96
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1901-39-1610

Red Indian road west : Native American poetry from California / edited by Kurt Schweigman and Lucille Lang Day ; introduction by James Luna

Editor:
Warm Water, Luke http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2006079420 http://viaf.org/viaf/262952686  Search this
Day, Lucille http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n82022580 http://viaf.org/viaf/50563331  Search this
Physical description:
109 pages ; 23 cm
Type:
Poetry
Place:
California
Date:
2016
Topic:
American poetry--Indian authors  Search this
American poetry  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1110491

Necklace

Collector:
Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibit Service (Sites)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibit Service (Sites)  Search this
Donor Name:
Sites Native Harvests  Search this
Length - Object:
45 cm
Culture:
Creek (Muskogee)  Search this
Cherokee  Search this
Object Type:
Gorget
Place:
Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States, North America
Collection Date:
1983
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
378691
USNM Number:
E430189-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3c40d2541-696f-482a-a0dd-cfb4c63bf72a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8503337
Online Media:

Shell-Worked Columella Of Gastropod

Donor Name:
Dr. Ales F. Hrdlicka  Search this
Object Type:
Shell
Place:
Kodiak Island / Uyak Bay, Kodiak Quad / Kodiak Islands, Alaska, United States, North America
Accession Date:
29 Jan 1935
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Accession Number:
128956
USNM Number:
A377532-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/320415e0f-5e42-42fe-8cb5-3203ee6a6178
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8120741

Shell(Worked)

Collector:
Franklin Fenenga  Search this
Frederick West  Search this
Donor Name:
River Basin Survey  Search this
Site Name:
Bar-C Ranch  Search this
Unknown - Object:
2.4 cm
Object Type:
Shell Modified
Place:
Middle Fork Reservoir, Johnson County, Wyoming, United States, North America
Accession Date:
8 Sep 1986
Collection Date:
1950
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Accession Number:
361855
USNM Number:
A529523-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3b3a89db2-45e6-4064-a637-62219862fd3e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8285927

Cut Mussel Shell,(Worked)

Collector:
River Basin Survey  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Donor Name:
River Basin Survey  Search this
Unknown - Object:
7.4 cm
Object Type:
Shell Modified
Place:
Oahe Reservoir, Hughes County, South Dakota, United States, North America
Accession Date:
19 Mar 1986
Collection Date:
1946 To 1965
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Accession Number:
361237
USNM Number:
A499773-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/37c6ed5b6-2059-4908-a746-1b1572207e50
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8256109

Worked Shell,(Worked)

Collector:
River Basin Survey  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Donor Name:
River Basin Survey  Search this
Site Name:
Molstad Site  Search this
Unknown - Object:
3.2 cm
Object Type:
Shell Modified
Place:
Oahe Reservoir, Dewey County, South Dakota, United States, North America
Accession Date:
19 Mar 1986
Collection Date:
1946 to 1965
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Accession Number:
361237
USNM Number:
A498559-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/35cc149f2-0a3f-43d2-8fa0-caf8b40d46fb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8254891

Shell,(Worked)

Collector:
River Basin Survey  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Donor Name:
River Basin Survey  Search this
Site Name:
Molstad Site  Search this
Length - Object:
4.2 cm
Object Type:
Shell Modified
Place:
Oahe Reservoir, Dewey County, South Dakota, United States, North America
Accession Date:
19 Mar 1986
Collection Date:
1946 to 1965
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Accession Number:
361237
USNM Number:
A498337-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/37ceec497-90f2-4bc2-9c0b-d1ff6c5529a4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8254669

Cut Shell,(Worked)

Collector:
River Basin Survey  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Donor Name:
River Basin Survey  Search this
Site Name:
Molstad Site  Search this
Unknown - Object:
2.6 cm
Object Type:
Shell Modified
Place:
Oahe Reservoir, Dewey County, South Dakota, United States, North America
Accession Date:
19 Mar 1986
Collection Date:
1946 to 1965
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Accession Number:
361237
USNM Number:
A497530-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3f042bae0-0139-4dd3-b6b9-e42fa524b028
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8253861

Cut Shell,(Worked)

Collector:
River Basin Survey  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Donor Name:
River Basin Survey  Search this
Site Name:
Molstad Site  Search this
Unknown - Object:
5.4 cm
Object Type:
Shell Modified
Place:
Oahe Reservoir, Dewey County, South Dakota, United States, North America
Accession Date:
19 Mar 1986
Collection Date:
1946 to 1965
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Accession Number:
361237
USNM Number:
A497589-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3396c10d8-1873-409e-9ad7-e936e819a912
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8253920

Ground Shell,(Worked)

Collector:
River Basin Survey  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Donor Name:
River Basin Survey  Search this
Site Name:
Moreau River Village  Search this
Unknown - Object:
3.6 cm
Culture:
Arikara  Search this
Object Type:
Shell Modified
Place:
Oahe Reservoir, Dewey County, South Dakota, United States, North America
Accession Date:
19 Mar 1986
Collection Date:
1946 to 1965
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Accession Number:
361237
USNM Number:
A497007-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/399c5cc8f-1591-486d-8714-bfbc3b7f2c6e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8253336

Cut Shell,(Worked)

Collector:
River Basin Survey  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Donor Name:
River Basin Survey  Search this
Unknown - Object:
3 cm
Object Type:
Shell Modified
Place:
Oahe Reservoir, Campbell County, South Dakota, United States, North America
Accession Date:
19 Mar 1986
Collection Date:
1946 to 1965
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Accession Number:
361237
USNM Number:
A496164-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a8d8dce2-4970-47e8-9809-3ce42a084789
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8252488

Shell,(Worked)

Collector:
River Basin Survey  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Donor Name:
River Basin Survey  Search this
Site Name:
Mckensey Village Site  Search this
Length - Object:
3.4 cm
Culture:
Thomas Riggs Focus  Search this
Object Type:
Shell Modified
Place:
Oahe Reservoir, Dewey County / Armstrong County, South Dakota, United States, North America
Accession Date:
19 Mar 1986
Collection Date:
1946 to 1965
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Accession Number:
361237
USNM Number:
A496020-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/357a15d6d-5354-44db-a008-9c56b2271d6d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8252344

Cut Shell,(Worked)

Collector:
River Basin Survey  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Donor Name:
River Basin Survey  Search this
Length - Object:
3.6 cm
Object Type:
Shell Modified
Place:
Oahe Reservoir, Dewey County / Armstrong County, South Dakota, United States, North America
Accession Date:
19 Mar 1986
Collection Date:
1946 to 1965
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Accession Number:
361237
USNM Number:
A495779-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/32faadd70-a56a-4c68-869c-66595abf36d9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8252102

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